"This might have been a funny story if it weren't for the fact that people need a little loving and, God, sometimes it's sad all the (stuff) they have to go through to find some." Amen, brother."She had just gotten a house to live in that belonged to her grandmother.'That started a conversation about creating an Instagram to keep all of these insane messages so we could discuss them.All women get some degree of creepy or weird messages when they sign up for online dating sites.'Alexandra hopes that the account will help women who have suffered any kind of hostile or abusive dating messages to realize that they are not alone. I wanted to know your worst online dating tales, and you had some doozies.As I read through them (and apologies that I could not fit them all into one column), the immortal words of Richard Brautigan came to mind -- the coda to a story about a woman who wreaked romantic havoc in the lives of many of his friends.And having sifted through a seemingly-endless stream of submissions, she points out that there is a clear and obvious pattern in the behavior of almost all of the aggressive messengers.While some of the submissions featured are too rude to repeat, others are slightly more ridiculous and include a variety of extraordinary comebacks from jaded gentlemen, irate at the thought of being turned down.'I am not interested': A lot of the women who send in submissions to the account are very clear about their feelings early on in the conversation, however their honesty is rarely met with a reasonable response One woman, after seemingly ignoring a man's advances, was told: 'Yeahhhh so I have come to the conclusion that you are a Class A b***h.
Decades ago, how did people find other people who liked what they liked?
With toe nail fungus and you probably like to eat Cheetos while you watch reruns of Gossip Girl.'Thus far the account has almost 26,000 followers, a number which is continuing to grow by the hour as word spreads to other disgruntled women.
Alexandra is hopeful that it will have an impact on at least a few of the men who are featured - and perhaps even encourage them to change their attitude towards women and the online dating community.
Ring was one of the first to be remade in America as The Ring, and later The Ring Two (although this sequel bears almost no similarity to the original Japanese sequel). Dark Water (2005) and One Missed Call (2008) With the exception of The Ring, most American remakes of Japanese horror films have received negative reviews (although The Grudge received mixed reviews).
One Missed Call has received the worst reception of all, having earned the Moldy Tomato Award at Rotten Tomatoes for garnering a 0% critical approval rating.